The IA 25 for 2014
This is our 12th annual IA 25 list, bringing together the most influential people in and around the advisor industry.
Yellen: Steady Fed Policy Could Shift With ‘Notable’ Economic Change
Fed Chief Janet Yellen said that while she expects continuity in Fed policy, pausing or increasing bond purchases was not out of the question.
Bernanke’s ‘Tragic Flaw’ Feeds Fed-Fueled Bubble: Fed Filmmaker
Jim Bruce, producer and director of "Money for Nothing," says Yellen shares Bernanke’s background; sees crash coming.
Ben Bernanke Joins Brookings Institution
Former Federal Reserve chairman to join 100-year-old think tank’s Hutchins Center for fiscal and monetary policy.
30 Best & Worst ETFs of Bernanke Era
History will judge the Fed chairman’s eight-year tenure, but data from ETF Database give an objective preview.
Investment Managers Optimistic About U.S. Economy and Profit Growth
A Northern Trust survey found that investment managers see growth ahead even as the Fed slows quantitative easing.
PIMCO’s Gross: Fear Not, Bond Investors!
After a losing 2013, Bill Gross lays out a bond strategy he says will produce 3% to 4% returns this year.
Most Fed Officials Backed Tapering of QE
They saw an improving job market coupled with diminishing economic benefits to further bond buying, FOMC meeting minutes show.
House Committee Promises ‘Vigorous’ Oversight of Yellen’s Fed
The House Financial Services Committee plans to hold a series of "aggressive" hearings this year on how to reform the central bank.
Fed to Start Tapering, Easing QE Program
Chairman Ben Bernanke said that further tapering would “be data dependent,” but the Fed would “probably do a measured reduction” at each meeting.